Right triangle - math word problems

  1. Trapezoid ABCD
    trapezoid_2 Calculate the perimeter of trapezoid ABCD if we know the side c=15, b=19 which is also a height and side d=20.
  2. Circle section
    circle_segment Equilateral triangle with side 33 is inscribed circle section whose center is in one of the vertices of the triangle and the arc touches the opposite side. Calculate: a) the length of the arc b) the ratio betewwn the circumference to the circle sector
  3. The bridge
    circle_dam Across the circle lakepasses through its center bridge over the lake. At three different locations on the lake shore are three fishermen A, B, C. Which of fishermen see the bridge under the largest angle?
  4. Hexagon A
    hexagon Calculate area of regular hexagon inscribed in circle with radius r=9 cm.
  5. Tower
    HexagonalPyramid_4 The top of the tower is a regular hexagonal pyramid with base edge 8 meters long and a height 5 meters. How many m2 of the sheet is required to cover the top of the tower if we count 8% of the sheet waste?
  6. House roof
    roof_pyramid_2 The roof of the house has the shape of a regular quadrangular pyramid with a base edge 17 m. How many m2 is needed to cover roof if roof pitch is 57° and we calculate 11% of waste, connections and overlapping of area roof?
  7. RT 10
    triangles_rt Area of right triangle is 84 cm2 and one of its cathethus is a=10 cm. Calculate perimeter of the triangle ABC.
  8. Cuboid diagonal
    cube_2 Calculate the volume and surface area of the cuboid ABCDEFGH, which sides abc has dimensions in the ratio of 9:3:8 and if you know that the wall diagonal AC is 86 cm and angle between AC and the body diagonal AG is 25 degrees.
  9. Slope of the pool
    swimming_pool Calculate slope (rise:run) of the bottom of swimming pool long 30 m. Water depth at beginning of pool is 1.13 m (for children) and depth at end is 1.84 m (for swimmers). Slope express as percentage and as angle in degrees.
  10. OPT
    right_triangle_pythagoras What is the perimeter of a right triangle with the legs 14 cm and 21 cm long?
  11. Shooter
    terc_1 The shooter fired to a target from distance 11 m The individual concentric circle of targets have a radius increments 1 cm (25 points) by 1 point. Shot was shifted by 8'(angle degree minutes). How many points should win his shot?
  12. Horizon
    lighthouse The top of a lighthouse is 19 m above the sea. How far away is an object which is just “on the horizon”? [Assume the earth is a sphere of radius 6378.1 km.]
  13. Center of the cube
    center_of_cube Center of the cube has distance 33 cm from each vertex. Calculate the volume V and surface area S of the cube.
  14. Elevation
    horizon_diagram What must be the elevation of an observer in order that he may be able to see an object on the earth 536 km away? Assume the earth to be a smooth sphere with radius 6378.1 km.
  15. Map - climb
    Lanovka_na_skalnate_pleso On the map of High Tatras in scale 1:11000 are cable car stations in the Tatranska Lomnica and in the Skalnate Pleso with distance 354.6 mm. Altitude of this stations are 949 m and 1760 m. What is average angle of climb of this cable car track?
  16. Euklid4
    euclid_2 Legs of a right triangle have dimensions 244 m and 246 m. Calculate the length of the hypotenuse and the height of this right triangle.
  17. Unit vector 2D
    one_1 Determine coordinates of unit vector to vector AB if A[-6; 8], B[-18; 10].
  18. Rectangle
    golden-rectangle-ratio Calculate the length of the side GN and diagonal QN of rectangle QGNH when given: |HN| = 25 cm and angle ∠ QGH = 28 degrees.
  19. Column
    pole_phone Perpendicular pole high 8 m tall broke and its toe fell 2.7 m from the bottom of the pole. At what height above the ground pole broke?
  20. Right angled
    right-triangle From the right triangle with legs 12 cm and 20 cm we built a square with the same content as the triangle. How long will be side of the square?

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